IM is a Swedish development cooperation organisation working to achieve a world free from poverty and exclusion.
We are working in the following areas:

Social inclusion

All individuals should have the right to be an equal member of society, with the same human rights regardless of gender, disabilities and social status.

Economic inclusion

Everyone deserves to be in control of their own economic life and have the possibility to earn their own income, own land and afford an education.

Civil society and civic space

The civil society plays an important part in a democratic society. It represents and defends marginalized groups while raising awareness.


Disrespectful and unworthy

According to the horrific television images, Israeli police entered the funeral procession to take down Palestinian flags. They struck with batons and the coffin bearers were close to dropping the coffin. The reason as stated by…

May 14, 2022

Painful news from Ukraine

People have been forced to their knees and executed in cold blood with shots in their necks. Smoke grenades have been thrown into basements where people have sought refuge, after which women and children who have…

Apr 4, 2022

Civil society provides support in times of crisis

Of the over 100,000 refugees staying in Moldova at this point in time (numbers from from last week), only some 5,000 are housed in state refugee shelters (of a total of 10,000 places available). At the…

Mar 31, 2022

Humanium Metal by IM

Humanium Metal is transforming illegal seized firearms from governmental weapons destruction programmes in regions affected by armed violence into non-lethal commodities for peace. The income generated with Humanium Metal is re-invested into communities affected by gun violence, aiming to break the vicious cycle of violence and poverty. Through the initiative the private sector, right-holders, civil society, consumers and governments are connected in a virtuous cycle for peace and security.

Where we are

IM collaborates with partners in fifteen countries in six areas of the world. Here you will find more information about our work in all countries.